Love seeing good articles and tributes to people in our field. And if you don’t know who Joe Reidy is…well…he’s like The Godfather…of AD’s here in NYC. Check out the full article HERE
Awards season again. Last year, as you may recall, a many months pregnant Natalie Portman received the Oscar for Best Actress for “Black Swan.” Her lithesome acceptance speech, without notes, thanked many colleagues she knew had helped her stand there. As both a lifelong moviegoer and a worker on films, my spirit lifted at these words: "There are people on films that no one ever talks about, that are your heart and soul every day, including Joe Reidy, our incredible A.D…" Along with so many others, I was thrilled by her sentiment — and especially pleased for Joe Reidy.